NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of KKR & Co. LP (KKR - Get Report) are down -2.13% to $24.78 on heavy trading volume after the investment firm said second quarter profit surged, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The company reported a second quarter profit of $178.2 million, or 43 cents a share, up from $15.1 million during the same time period a year ago.
They reported economic net income of $501.6 million, up from $144.4 million versus a year ago., 62 cents per after-tax-adjusted share.
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